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Tetrahedron Formation.
Posted:
Dec 20, 2012 10:20 PM


If I break a stick into 6 pieces, what is the probability that they can form a tetrahedron?
In general, if I break a stick into (n*n+n)/2 pieces, what is the probability that they can form an nsimplex?
I know that the longest piece must be no more than 0.5 of the lengh of the original unbroken stick.
Thanks in advance.



